Benjamin Britton, Panic Americana, oil on canvas, 96 x 180"

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Alumni Highlights

June 12-Aug 28, 2016 Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07; Rafa Esparza, BA '11; and Associate Professor, Silke Otto-Knapp, in group exhibition, Made in L.A., at the Hammer Museum.

May 14-Sept 25, 2016 John Divola, MFA '74 and Owen Kydd, MFA '12 in group exhibition, About Time: Photography in a Moment of Change, at the newly transformed San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

May 13-June 18, 2016 Elliott Hundley, MFA '05: solo exhibition, There Is No More Firmament, at Regen Projects, Los Angeles.

May 13-14, 2016 Brennan Gerard, MFA '13 and Ryan Kelly, MFA '13: Modern Living, a new performance artwork in collaboration with L.A. Dance Project, at The Glass House, New Canaan, CT.

May 9, 7:30pm Jesse Aron Green, MFA '08: will lecture on the exhibition, Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art: "Where the Sun Don't Shine; or, on A**holes (permitting shame, error, and guilt, myself and the single source)"

May 7-June 25, 2016 Valerie Green, BA '06: solo exhibition, Left to My Own Devices, at Moskowitz Bayse, Los Angeles.

May 3-June 6, 2016 Current student Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16 in storefront: Public Fiction: The Poet and The Critic, and the missing (part two), at MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles.

May 1, 2016 Ruby Neri, MFA '98: The Villa of Mysteries / The Real Art Hangers of Cheviot Hills by Paul Gellman at Los Angeles Museum of Art (LAMOA), Eagle Rock, Los Angeles.

April News Kerry Tribe, MFA '02; Joshua Callaghan, MFA '05; and Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 were selected to participate in Los Angeles' first public art biennial, Current:LA Water, which will consist of temporary outdoor installations that will go up throughout the city this summer.

  Iris Hu, BA '13 was awarded a 2016 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship.

  Wu Tsang, MFA '10 was awarded a 2016 fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

  EJ Hill, MFA '13 was featured in Artsy: Up and Coming: EJ Hill Channels the Emotional Power of Endurance Art.

Apr 30-June 11, 2016 Mungo Thomson, MFA '00 in group exhibition, Default, at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.

Apr 23-May 7, 2016 Dashiell Manley, MFA '11 in group exhibition, Marinade, curated by Timo Fahler, MFA '12 at BBQLA, Los Angeles.

Apr 16-May 29, 2016 Lily Simonson, MFA '08: solo exhibition, Midnight Sun, at CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles.

Apr 16-May 28, 2016 Carmen Argote, MFA '07: solo exhibition, Mansión Magnolia at Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles.

Apr 16-May 21, 2016 Sean Shim-Boyle, MFA '12: solo exhibition, Thief, at Various Small Fires, Los Angeles.

Apr 15-May 19, 2016 Olga Balema, MFA '09: solo exhibition, Early Man, at the Swiss Institute, New York.

Apr 9-Aug 12, 2016 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08: art installation, Nothing Comes Between Me and Me Between Comes Nothing, at The Wende Museum, Culver City, CA.

Apr 9-June 4, 2016 Kristin Calabrese, MFA '98; Joshua Aster, MFA '07; and Visiting Faculty John Seal in group exhibition, Synaesthesia - A Painting Show, at Five Car Garage, Los Angeles.

Apr 9-May 21, 2016 Karl Haendel, MFA '03: Karl Haendel and Tony Lewis, collaborative exhibition at LA><ART, Hollywood, CA.

Apr 9-May 14, 2016 Anne Collier, MFA '01: solo exhibition at Anton Kern Gallery, New York.

Apr 9-May 7, 2016 Mimi Lauter, BA '05 in group exhibition, Paper in Practice, at Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles.

Apr 8-10, 2016 Brennan Gerard, MFA '13 and Ryan Kelly, MFA '13: Performance installation, Reusable Parts/Endless Love, at the DO DISTURB festival at the Palais de Tokyo, Paris.

Apr 7-Dec 31, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96 in group exhibition, Less Than One, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Apr 2-May 28, 2016 Roland Reiss, MA '56; Martin Durazo, MFA '98; Lena Wolek, BA '12 in group exhibition, Doppelgänger, at the Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA.

Apr 2-May 14, 2016 Nathan Mabry, MFA '04: solo exhibition, gripgrabstacksqueeze, at Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles.

Apr 1-May 15, 2016 Chadwick Rantanen, MFA '10: solo exhibition, Five Bars of Deal, at Essex Street, New York.

Mar 26-Apr 23, 2016 Jan Tumlir, BA '85 curated Some Lifestyle Options at Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles. The exhibition includes work by John Divola, MFA '74 and Professor James Welling.

March News Arleen Hendler, MA '62 will have a solo exhibition of new paintings at FIG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA in January 2017.

Mar 19-June 18, 2016 Jason Meadows, MFA '98; Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06; Math Bass, MFA '11 in group exhibition, A Shape That Stands Up at Art + Practice, Los Angeles.

Mar 19-May 7, 2016 Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09: solo exhibition, Body Doubles, at M+B, Los Angeles.

Mar 18-May 14, 2016 Chadwick Rantanen, MFA '10: solo exhibition, Benton Beach House, The Sullivans, Mary's Getaway, Connor Lake House, Carol's Cabin, Etc..., at Shane Campbell Gallery, Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL.

Mar 15-Apr 16, 2016 Sanya Kantarovsky, MFA '11: solo exhibition, In the Gutter, at Tanya Leighton, Berlin.

Mar 15, 2016, 6:30pm Analia Saban, MFA '05: Lecture, LA Print: Edition 6, at LACMA.

Mar 13-Apr 17, 2016 Rebecca Niederlander, MFA '00 and Lorenzo Hurtado Segovia, BA '03 are in the group exhibition, practice, Practice, practice,: Abstract Spirituality in Los Angeles Painting, Sculpture and Performance, curated by Doug Harvey, MFA '94, at Nan Rae Gallery, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA.

Mar 12-July 17, 2016 Jonathan Pylypchuk, MFA '01; Ry Rocklen, BA '02; Analia Saban, MFA '05; Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06; Math Bass, MFA '11; and Visiting Faculty, Erika Vogt in group exhibition, Wasteland, curated by LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division)'s Director and Curator, Shamim M. Momin, at two parallel venues in Paris: the Mona Bismarck American Center and Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac.

Mar 12, 2016, 8:30pm Pat O'Neill, MA '64: Where the Chocolate Mountains, at REDCAT, Los Angeles.

Mar 9-Apr 17, 2016 Micol Hebron, MFA '00, BA '95 organized (En)Gendered (In)Equity: The Gallery Tally Poster Project at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE).

Mar 5-Apr 2, 2016 Ariane Vielmetter, BA '08 in group exhibition, Modern Arts and Crafts, at Eastside International Los Angeles.

Feb 27-Oct 9, 2016 Robert Heinecken, MA '60; John Divola, MFA '74; Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Anne Collier, MFA '01; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Ordinary Pictures, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Feb 27-Apr 16, 2016 Karl Haendel, MFA '03: solo exhibition, Unwinding Unboxing, Unbending Uncocking, at Wentrup Gallery, Berlin.

Feb 27-Apr 9, 2016 Doug Harvey, MFA '94 and Ben Jackel, MFA '05 in group exhibition, Werewolf, at Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles.

Feb 26-Apr 23, 2016 Tim Hawkinson, MFA '89: solo exhibition, Counterclockwise, at PACE Gallery, New York.

Feb 20-Mar 26, 2016 Katie Grinnan, MFA '99: solo exhibition at LA><ART, Hollywood, CA.

Feb 20-Mar 26, 2016 Ragen Moss, MFA '12: solo exhibition at LA><ART, Hollywood, CA.

Feb 20-Mar 25, 2016 Bridget Beck, MFA '14 and Emily Sudd, MFA '14 in group exhibition, Go Big or Go Home, at the Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale, CA.

Feb 13-May 15, 2016 Jo Ann Callis, MFA '77, BA '74; Amy Adler, MFA '95; Anne Collier, MFA '01; Florian Maier-Aichen, MFA '01; and Professor James Welling in Still Life with Fish: Photography from the Collection, Hammer Museum.

Feb 10-Apr 9, 2016 Vija Celmins, MFA '65 and Analia Saban, MFA '05 in group exhibition, Return to that Particular Moment, at 601Artspace, New York.

Feb 3, 2016 Luke Gilford, BA '08 was featured in the New York Times.

Jan 30-May 1, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96 in group exhibition, Images, at Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany.

Jan 30-Mar 26, 2016 Evan Holloway, MFA '97: solo exhibition of new sculptures at David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles.

Jan 30-Mar 26, 2016 Calvin Marcus, MFA '15: solo exhibition, Malvin Carcus, at David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles.

Jan 28-31, 2016 Matthew Brannon, BA '95: solo project at Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Booth B4, David Kordansky Gallery.

Jan 28, 5pm Kerry Tribe, MFA '02: H.M. & The Aesthetics of Memory, roundtable hosted by UAG at UC Irvine, Winifred Smith Hall.

Jan 24-Feb 21, 2016 Asha Schechter, MFA '09: Mud of Murk, Patrick Jackson and Asha Schechter, at 3A Gallery, New York.

Jan 23-May 22, 2016 Ry Rocklen, BA '02 in group exhibition, Sculpture from the Hammer Contemporary Collection, at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles.

Jan 23-Mar 5, 2016 David Snyder, MFA '10: solo exhibition, 2THNDNL, at Michael Benevento, Los Angeles.

Jan 22-Apr 10, 2016 Marina Pinsky, MFA '12: solo exhibition, Dyed Channel, at Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland.

Jan 16-Mar 5, 2016 Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06: solo exhibition, What A Feeling, at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.

Jan 16-Feb 20, 2016 Salomón Huerta, MFA '98 in two-person exhibition, Devan Shimoyama | Salomón Huerta, at Samuel Freeman, Los Angeles.

Jan 16-Feb 13, 2016 Julien Bismuth, BA '94; Mike Bouchet, BA '94; Naotaka Hiro, BA '97; and Professor Emeritus Paul McCarthy in group exhibition, impromptu, at The Box, Los Angeles.

Jan 16, 2016 Jane Parshall, MFA '11 in group exhibition, Portrait of My Brother, at Ms Barbers, Los Angeles.

Jan 15-Mar 3, 2016 Jennifer Pastor, MFA '92: solo exhibition at Greengrassi, London, UK.

Jan 14-Mar 5, 2016 Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Ry Rocklen, BA '02; and Professors Emeriti Nancy Rubins and Chris Burden in group exhibition, Prototypology: An Index of Process and Mutation, at Gagosian Gallery, Rome, Italy.

Jan 14-21, 2016 Jennifer Moon, BA '96; Ariane Vielmetter, BA '08; Michael Dopp, MFA '09; Isaac Resnikoff, MFA '09; and Dylan Mira, MFA '13 in TOGETHER/ALONE, an exhibition of artist books, at Embassy, Los Angeles.

Jan 13-Feb 13, 2016 Michael McMillen, MFA '73: solo exhibition, Outpost, at LA Louver, Venice, CA.

Jan 13-Feb 13, 2016 Rebecca Campbell, MFA '01: solo exhibition, You Are Here, at LA Louver, Venice, CA.

Jan 11-Apr 1, 2016 Vishal Jugdeo, MFA '07: exhibition and residency at 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA.

Jan 9-Mar 12, 2016 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02: solo exhibition, H.M., at University Art Gallery, University of California, Irvine.

Jan 9-Feb 20, 2016 Dana Weiser, MFA '07: solo exhibition, Without you, I couldn't be me..., at Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles.

Jan 9-Feb 20, 2016 Claire Baker, MFA '08: solo exhibition, STREAM, at Moskowitz Bayse, Los Angeles.

Jan 9-Mar 5, 2016 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08: solo exhibition, Relief, at Von Lintel Gallery, Los Angeles.

Jan 9-Feb 20, 2016 Kristin Calabrese, MFA '98; Sarah Cromarty, MFA '12; and Christine Dianne Guiyangco, BA '14 in group exhibition, Rosette, at Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles.

Jan 9-Feb 6, 2016 Michelle Dizon, MFA '08 in 3-person exhibition, Restless Debris, at University Art Gallery, University of California, Irvine.

Jan 9-Feb 5, 2016 Eric Vrymoed, BA '11: The Masticator, installation at the Institute for Art and Olfaction, Los Angeles.

Jan 9-10, 2016 Brennan Gerard, MFA '13 and Ryan Kelly, MFA '13: Modern Living, a collaboration with L.A. Dance Project, presented by the MAK Center for Art & Architecture at the Schindler House, West Hollywood, January 9-10, and The Glass House in New Canaan, CT in May 2016.

Jan 8-Feb 21, 2016 Jean Thrift, BA '69 in group exhibition, Winter Light, at The Main Gallery, Redwood City, CA.

Jan 7-Feb 14, 2016 Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 and Camilo Ontiveros, MFA '11 in group exhibition, Customizing Language, at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE).

December News Amir Fallah, MFA '05 was awarded a Joan Mitchell Foundation 2015 Painters & Sculptors Grant.

  Wendy Red Star, MFA '06 was awarded a Joan Mitchell Foundation 2015 Emerging Artist Grant. Shizu Saldamando, BA '00 was selected as a Grant Finalist.

Nov 14, 2015-Mar 19, 2016 Brian Bress, MFA '06; Valerie Green, BA '06; Pearl C. Hsiung, BA '97; and Shizu Saldamando, BA '00 in group exhibition, Second Wave: Aesthetics of the 80s in Today's Contemporary Art, at UC Riverside ARTSblock.

Nov 11, 2015-Feb 26, 2016 Shizu Saldamando, BA '00 and Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 in group exhibition, Art and the Measure of Liberty at Baik Art, Los Angeles.

Nov 7, 2015-Sept 30, 2016 Martin Kersels, MFA '95, BA '92: Tossing a Friend (Melinda) (1, 2, and 3) at the Armory Center for the Arts' Roadside Attraction, a 24/7 outdoor gallery in Northwest Pasadena.

Nov 7, 2015-Mar 20, 2016 Marina Pinsky, MFA '12; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13; and Visiting Faculty John Houck, in group exhibition, Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015 at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Oct 29, 2015-Feb 15, 2016 Shana Lutker, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Le 'New' Monocle, Chapters 1-3, at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, with multi-media performance on Oct 29, 6:30pm.

Oct 11, 2015-Mar 7, 2016 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Greater New York at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY.

Sept 21, 2015-Mar 13, 2016 Owen Kydd, MFA '12 and Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Reconstructions: Recent Photographs and Video from the Met Collection, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Sept 17, 2015-July 29, 2016 Matt Johnson, MFA '03: Lautner Beams at the Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA.


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